‘There is a field in Tureenduve called “America”. It was so called being so far from the west of the house that the men should carry their dinner with them when going to work
so they termed it “America”.’https://t.co/ARyAfgf6sapic.twitter.com/AidsPzGBer
The only gig in the country! “Full psychedelic lighting and effects”. The Arc gig was a few weeks after Piper at the Gates of Dawn [Pink Floyd’s first album] was released…
Played Ballymena [County Antrim] the night before. Band drove to Cork, Roger [Waters] at the wheel, zooming down country roads, Gardai pulled him over and gave him a warning about how he could kill a kid. Rog said he never forgot it!